10 days in Arizona Itinerary

10 days in Arizona Itinerary

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10 days in Arizona Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Phoenix
— 7 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

7
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Family-friendly places like Desert Botanical Garden and Mesquite Groves Aquatic Center will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Phoenix side-trips: Scottsdale (Taliesin West & McDowell Sonoran Preserve). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and take in the awesome beauty at Camelback Mountain.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Phoenix itinerary planner .

Los Angeles to Phoenix is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Phoenix, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Franciscan Renewal Center, Mesquite Groves Aquatic Center
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Phoenix Zoo ©
Phoenix Zoo
Arizona Science Center ©
Arizona Science Center

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and finally engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip site .

Traveling by car from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. In March, Grand Canyon National Park is colder than Phoenix - with highs of 57°F and lows of 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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